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Finance & Accounting


Ambition specialises in recruiting for internal and external accountancy roles, Insolvency, Corporate Finance and Forensic Accounting positions within Professional Services. We are particularly strong within the legal and accountancy practice sectors and have the largest legal finance specialist team in London.

Our consultants are experts in their markets and all have an extensive knowledge of their industry, built up over a number of years.  The positions we work on are allocated to team members according to type of role and salary level, giving our consultants even greater specialisation within their areas of expertise.

We have built strong, long-standing relationships with our clients and candidates which is a testament to the quality of service we provide, building networks predominantly through referrals.

Roles we recruit for:

In London, we work with a wide range of organisations from SMEs through to Corporate and Global Multinationals, top 100 UK and US law firms and accountancy practices including members of the Big 4 and Magic Circle. 

We recruit permanent, temporary and contract positions within our specialist areas: 
  • Practice and Property
    Audit and Accounts Juniors / Seniors to Managers and Partners, Accounts Assistants and part qualified to fully qualified Accountants, senior level Finance Directors and Chief Financial Officers.

  • Legal
    Entry level positions, part-qualified accountants, transactional staff, including Legal Billers and Cashiers through to Operational Managers, fully qualified Accountants, Senior Managers and Head of and Director/C-Suite level roles.  
  • Restructuring and Insolvency
    Junior Insolvency Administrators to Insolvency Partners.

  • Corporate Finance and Management Consultancy
    Corporate Finance Executives/Management Consultants to Director/Principal Consultant and Partner level specialists.

  • Forensic Accounting, Forensic Technology and Investigations
    Our Forensics Consultants have an abundance of expertise, strong networks, excellent market knowledge and maintain a well-established and respected reputation in the Forensics space. 

    We specialise in identifying the most credible and high calibre professionals across; Forensic Accounting (disputes, investigations, expert witness); Forensic Technology (eDisclosure, Digital Forensics) and Investigations (Fraud Investigations, Counter Fraud, ACFS, LCFS). We recruit for top Accountancy firms, Law firms, and boutique specialist organisations on a permanent, temporary and fixed term contract basis.

Ambition also has offices in AustraliaSingapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia, enabling us to source mobile talent for clients as well as provide international employment opportunities for candidates. 

If you have a job vacancy to fill, please click here to submit your job brief and we will get back to you shortly. Alternatively, to speak to a member of our team please call us on 020 7404 4004.


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A leading Music and Media Accounting Practice are currently looking for a Senior Accounting Manager - Music & Media to join their firm. This is a great opportunity to help continue to grow the business and your career...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £60000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Finance Manager/Controller
A leading Music and Media Accounting Practice are currently looking for a Senior Manager to join their firm. This is a great opportunity to help continue to grow the business and your career...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £60000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Finance Manager/Controller
Ambition are pleased to present an exciting opportunity to join a top 30 London based Accountancy Practice. The firm is looking for an Audit Manager to join their busy London office and manage a portfolio of clients...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £50000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Audit & Risk
This dynamic Venture Capital, Private Equity and Private Debt business has a range of funds that builds start-up businesses. This business is part of a larger Group of companies with offices in New York...
Location: England, London, Hammersmith
Salary: £45000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Fund Accounting
This International Law firm are looking to recruit a Client Legal Cashier on a 13 month fixed term contract to cover a maternity leave, and you will be responsible for all aspects of Client accounts...
Location: England, London
Salary: £22000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Accounts Asst. / Asst. Accountant / Bookkeeping
This leading Law Firm are looking to recruit a Financial Accounting and Reporting Manager on a 6 month fixed term contract. The role of the Financial Accounting and Reporting Manager will oversee all group financial...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £70000.00 -...
Job type: Temporary / Contract
Classification: Financial/ Group Accounting
Management Accountant opportunity at a Top 30 city law firm with great work environment and benefits You will be Qualified or close to qualifying and have solid management accounts experience...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £45000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Finance & Accounting
Ambition are proud to partner with a top 30 accountancy practice who are looking to recruit an Insolvency Administrator to join their restructuring and recovery team in the London office...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £26000 - £...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Insolvency
City law firm looking for a revenue controller to join their finance team. Fantastic opportunity to join a team where you will be able to bring ideas, add value and make your mark. They are looking for someone who can...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £28000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Accounts Receivable / Credit Control
A new vacancy has arisen at a top 50 city law firm to join their finance team as an experienced legal cashier. The role will be varied so you will be responsible for both office and client account...
Location: England, London, City of London
Salary: £30000.00 -...
Job type: Permanent
Classification: Accounts Asst. / Asst. Accountant / Bookkeeping

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